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Illustrated Dictionary of Historic Architecture

Cyril M Harris · Dover Publications
Pages: 581
Format: Paperback

In this volume, noted Columbia University Professor of Architecture Cyril M. Harris offers a unique tour through the entire history of architecture: an extraordinary compendium of clear, concise definitions for over 5,000 important terms. This thoroughly accurate and comprehensive gathering...
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I Still Do

Eric Clapton
Format: Audio CD

Music legend Eric Clapton has reunited with famed producer Glyn Johns for his forthcoming 23rd studio album I Still Do, set for release on May 20, 2016 on his Bushbranch Records/Surfdog Records. Clapton and Johns who has also produced albums for The Eagles, The Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin...
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Raphael: 1483-1520

Christoph Thoenes · Taschen

Classic grace and human grandeur Influenced by his contemporaries Michelangelo and Leonardo, Raphael Santi (1483-1520) became, in his own right, one of the most important artists of the High Renaissance. Though Raphael painted many important works in his Florence period, including his famous...
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Being John Lennon: A Restless Life

Ray Connolly · Pegasus Books
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

An intimate yet unsparing biography of one of the greatest and most mythologized musicians of the twentieth century.What was it like to be John Lennon? What was it like to be the castoff child, the clown at school, and the middle-class suburban boy who pretended to be a working-class hero?...
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Drawing for the Beginning Artist: Practical techniques for mastering light and shadow in graphite and charcoal

Gabriel Martin · Walter Foster Pub
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

Master the art of light and shadow, and create beautiful works of art in graphite pencil.Discover the basic tools and techniques necessary for creating realistic, expressive drawings in graphite pencil. Learn to "see" a subject through the eyes of an artist, first understanding...
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Cabinet of Curiosities from the Civil War in Indiana, Important, Moving, and Sometimes Odd Stories of the Human Side of the War

Nancy Niblack Baxter · Hawthorne Publishing
Pages: 141
Format: Mass Market Paperback

The Civil War in Indiana is more than Morgan the Raider and Gettysburg! The war was the story of people. This book tells never-before-told or little known stories of soldiers in the swamps, the Indiana home Legion men drilling and arguing with their neighbors as they prepared for raids...
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On Power

GENE SIMMONS · Dey Street Books
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

Gene Simmons, KISS front-man, multi-hyphenate entrepreneur, and master of self-invention, shares his philosophy on power - how to attain it, how to keep it, and how to harness it as a driving force in business and in life.YOU CAN HAVE POWER.YOU DESERVE TO HAVE POWER.GENE SIMMONS IS HERE...
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They Can't Kill Us Until They Kill Us

HANIF WILLIS-ABDURRAQIB · Two Dollar Radio
Pages: 236
Format: Paperback

In an age of confusion, fear, and loss, Hanif Abdurraqib's is a voice that matters. Whether he's attending a Bruce Springsteen concert the day after visiting Michael Brown's grave, or discussing public displays of affection at a Carly Rae Jepsen show, he writes with a poignancy and magnetism...
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Piano and Keyboard All-in-One For Dummies

Consumer Dummies · For Dummies; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

The go-to reference for aspiring pianists and keyboard players Piano Keyboard All-in-One For Dummies makes it easier and more fun than ever to make music! If you dont know how to read music, this book explains in friendly, uncomplicated language all the basics of music theory, and applies...
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Folksongs of Another America: Field Recordings from the Upper Midwest, 1937–1946

James P Leary · University of Wisconsin Press
Pages: 464
Format: Paperback

Challenging and considerably broadening popular and scholarly definitions of American folk music, Folksongs of Another America recovers the diverse, multilingual traditions of immigrant, Native American, rural, and working-class performers in America's Upper Midwest during the 1930s...
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A Graveyard Preservation Primer

Lynette Strangstad · AltaMira Press
Pages: 126
Format: Paperback

This slender volume encapsulates more information on graveyard preservation than any other restoration guidebook available. Packed with effective methods of maintenance and repair, A Graveyard Preservation Primer will help you restore and prolong the life of the stones in your care. Numerous...
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Lessons in Realistic Watercolor: A Contemporary Approach to Painting People and Places in the Classical Tradition

Mario Andres Robinson · The Monacelli Press
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

In the tradition of American painters such as Andrew Wyeth, Thomas Eakins, Winslow Homer, and John Singer Sargent, Mario Andres Robinson shows us how to create beautiful, timeless, classical watercolor paintings through the use of simple, yet sophisticated, contemporary techniques every...
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Fifty Years of 60 Minutes: The Inside Story of Television's Most Influential News Broadcast

JEFF FAGER · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

A history of 60 Minutes - the iconic American TV news broadcast - going behind the scenes of the most famous breakthrough stories of its remarkable fifty-year run to reveal the secrets of the program's success.Fifty Years of 60 Minutes tells the inside story of the legendary program, from...
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Meet Me In Margaritaville: The Ultimate Collection

Jimmy Buffett · Mailboat Records / MCA Records / UTV Records

Jimmy's waiting with a tall cold one and 38 tracks on 2 CDs, including 12 unreleased tracks featuring six alternate versions (Son of a Son of a Sailor) , four new live recordings and two brand-new songs. Plus, as a side dish, a 32-page booklet penned in part by Jimmy it's a parrothead's...
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My Health Technology for Seniors: Take Charge of Your Health Through Technology

Lonzell Watson · Que
Pages: 479
Format: Print book

My Health Technology for Seniors is the first easy guide to today's revolutionary health technologies. Learn to use your computer, smartphone, and other devices to manage your health and get help when you need it. Whether it's sleep, exercise, diet, heart health, diabetes, or asthma, this...
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